Frugal and Green Cleaning

Ah, the cleaning aisle in the supermarket - identifiable from it's dreadful smell as I dash through the clouds of chemical soup* in the air to grap a new pair of Marigolds (Basics Rubber Gloves actually - you didn't really think I'd buy a brand name product!). The stinky cloud in the cleaning aisle is …

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Shoes worth wearing are worth repairing!

As my cobbler says, and it’s true. I took in my brown boots to be re-heeled and for £10, my boots look good as new! Much better than buying a new pair, and the cobbler even cleaned and polished them for me. That way I can go on wearing these boots for the rest of …

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